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Apple Launches New Nationwide Racial Equity and Justice Initiative Projects

Apple today announced a set of new projects as part of its $100 million Racial Equity and Justice Initiative (REJI) to help dismantle systemic barriers to opportunity and combat injustices faced by communities of color. Rendering of the Propel Center The projects include the Propel Center, a global innovation and learning hub for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), an Apple Developer Academy to support coding and tech education for students in Detroit, and venture capital ...
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How to watch Dr. Bernice A. King and Ilyasah Shabazz, daughters of MLK and Malcolm X, in conversation

Seeing Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. in conversation might not be possible anymore. But you can see their daughters, in their first ever public discussion.
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Airbnb rents out a Barbie Dreamhouse in (of course) Malibu: Friday Wake-Up Call

Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. If you're reading this online or in a forwarded email, here's the link to sign up for our daily newsletter. You can also get an audio version of this briefing on your Alexa device. Barbie’s DreamAirbnb Airbnb has offered stays in an Ikea showroom and in the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile. Now, in its latest co-branded stunt, it’s renting out a life-size version of Mattel’s toy dollhouse, the Barbie...
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Martin Luther King’s house to open

The home of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., located in the Vine City neighborhood of Atlanta, Georgia, is about to be open to the public for the first time ever. The brick house, where he moved to in 1965 with his wife Coretta Scott King and his children, is now officially the property of the National Park Service, and will eventually be part of the broader Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park. Photo: Katie Bricker Photography for the National Park Foundation The National Park Fou...
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After Kendall Jenner Ad Debacle, What's Next for Pepsi?

Pepsi has long presented itself as the hip, fashion-forward, culturally aware, live-for-the-moment alternative to its bigger, more classic rival Coca-Cola. Coke is timeless and Pepsi is timely, Pepsi global executive Brad Jakeman told Ad Age in 2012, summarizing months of research that led to the "Live For Now" campaign that Pepsi broke that year.But now Pepsi is reeling from criticism that strikes at the heart of the brand image its marketers have carefully crafted, as a result of one single gl...
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An Opportunity To Bridge: Courageous Conversations And Collective Action

“Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable...Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.” These powerful words were shared by my father, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr and are distinctly relevant to where humanity finds ourselves today. We are faced with the dilemma of how or if we demonstrate where we stand on critical issues and corresponding social ills. We are also bombarded wi...
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A Woman Purposed To Be A King

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